WINSTON COUNTY - Steady rain and gusty winds have apparently caused numerous trees to come down across Winston County Saturday evening, Dec. 8. Police and fire departments are out across the county trying to clear roadways, especially around Lynn, Ashridge, Double Springs and Arley. The Winston County Road Department is also out working to clear roadways.
Trees have been reported across Highway 278 near Mt. Carmel Church, Highway 33 near Hendrix Health & Rehab, County Road 3400 off of Macedonia Road (County Road 32) and Old Houston Road off the Arley Bypass. There have been problems on Highway 13 north of Natural Bridge and on County Road 4, but both of these scenes have been cleared as of 8:30 p.m. Saturday evening.
Please use caution while driving this evening.